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Writers’ Wisdom

OK, so there are two reasons I chose Mr. Oscar Wilde as this week’s wisdom giver: 1. I had to go with an Irish writer being that this week’s post falls on St. Patrick’s Day because, well, duh. 2. Whether it’s … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

Lately, I’ve been haunted by thoughts of Ireland, its beautiful, rustic landscapes, its wonderful people, the total peace I felt when I visited last year and the excitement that maybe I might return sooner rather than later, God willing. So when I was thinking about … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

“A word is not the same with one writer as with another. One tears it from his guts. The other pulls it out of his overcoat pocket.”  Charles Peguy NMM

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Writers’ Wisdom

“Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.” William Wordsworth NMM

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Writers’ Wisdom

“Most great writers suffer and have no idea how good they are. Most bad writers are very confident.” Mary Karr NMM

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Writers’ Wisdom

“Always be a poet, even in prose.” Charles Baudelaire NMM

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